Head of Independent Learners Department

Delamere School, Manchester


Job details

Subjects Other, Other, Other
Working pattern Will consider full-time, job share
Salary £24,373 to £40,490 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job description

An Outstanding school for pupils with co-existing & complex learning difficulties including autism aged 3 – 11 years.

Head of Independent Learners Department

Teachers Pay Scale SEN2 / TLR 2
(Dependent on current salary and experience)

Permanent post required from 1st September 2020.

The governing body at Delamere is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and skilled Department Leader to join a successful team.

We are looking for a candidate who:
• Is an outstanding teacher.
• Shares the Governors’ high expectations of our school and has a strong commitment to continuing to maintain our outstanding provision.
• Will set and achieve high standards and expectations of learning, teaching, behaviour and care.
• Has the commitment, dedication, determination and organisational skills required to succeed in such a demanding role.
• Has experience of leading an area of school development successfully.
• Has the ability to differentiate for pupils with a range of learning needs whilst remaining aspirational for our children at all times.
• Has a strong commitment to multi-disciplinary teamwork.
• Has demonstrable communication skills to engage and motivate students, parents and staff.
• Is committed to making a difference.

We offer:
• An outstanding school, with friendly, professional and committed staff.
• A hard working and supportive governing body.
• Children who make excellent progress and love coming to school.
• Parents who are supportive and work in partnership with the school.

Return completed applications to sbm@delamere.trafford.sch.uk

Closing date for applications: 12pm on 7th May 2020 Shortlisting: 7th May 2020 pm
Formal opportunity to visit the school: 4th May 2020 – morning or 6th May 2020 – afternoon. Please contact school on 747 5893 or admin@delamere.trafford.sch.uk to book a visit.
Interviews: week commencing 12th May 2020
Recruitment processes will include an observed lesson at Delamere on the day of interview and a leadership task.

Delamere School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Employee benefits

Teachers Pay Scale SEN2 / TLR 2
(Dependent on current salary and experience)

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Special School
Education phase Not Applicable
School size 102 pupils enrolled
Age range 2 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Delamere School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email sbm@delamere.trafford.sch.uk

School location

Irlam Road, Manchester, M41 6AP